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#161 Devils Pride 26

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 09:20 AM

Saw something yesterday about how the devils are 1-5-2 with sal and 6-3-2 without him
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Posted 20 November 2013 - 04:32 PM

Saw something yesterday about how the devils are 1-5-2 with sal and 6-3-2 without him

but sal hasnt even been that bad this season..
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Posted 20 November 2013 - 05:39 PM

Saw something yesterday about how the devils are 1-5-2 with sal and 6-3-2 without him

in fairness he was playing during the early part of the season when the whole team was a mess.....lets see what happens when he's back in the lineup


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Posted 20 November 2013 - 10:52 PM

in fairness he was playing during the early part of the season when the whole team was a mess.....lets see what happens when he's back in the lineup


He can take his time, as far as I'm concerned. Sitting anyone except harrold for Sal would be foolish imo

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 10:57 PM

but sal hasnt even been that bad this season..

 

Yeah. One of Sal or Volchenkov in the lineup is probably a good thing, but not both. It's not Sal's fault they couldn't score or get a save for some of those games.


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Posted 23 November 2013 - 04:06 PM

Janssen joins Gionta in the unscratchable group.
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Posted 23 November 2013 - 05:42 PM

Especially since the recent winning has (gasp) mostly coincided with Cam coming up.


Saw something yesterday about how the devils are 1-5-2 with sal and 6-3-2 without him

 

They're also 6-1-1 with Janssen lol


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Posted 23 November 2013 - 06:03 PM

Volchenkov has actually been pretty good, and Salvador is still a good shutdown guy.  They're both really helpful on the pk.


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Posted 23 November 2013 - 09:16 PM

I'd swap Harrold for Sal in a heartbeat.

But i think with how the Larsson and Gelinas pairing is going, we have a serious D logjam, which is what has been happening for the last year, and even more so with our prospects gaining experience.


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Posted 23 November 2013 - 10:08 PM

I hate how Pete thinks having a dman on his off side is so taboo.  Don't get me wrong, it's a nice advantage if you can do it, but it's also not a necessity.


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 08:13 AM

Janssen joins Gionta in the unscratchable group.

 

 

How sad is that?


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 10:22 AM

How sad is that?

I absolutely hate the idea of playing anyone that you are scared to use in the 3rd or only want to play 4 minutes.

Jacob Josefson is scratched for many games for Cam, but the coach has no issue playing him 10-15min, but his replacement can only play 4?

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Posted 24 November 2013 - 02:49 PM

If Gionta is gonna miss significant time, Josefson has to be the guy to replace him.  I do believe the Janssen honeymoon has run out.  Time for Tedenby.  I do wonder though if Janssen ignited this team.  I think we went 6-2-1 with him in the lineup.


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 03:05 PM

If Gionta is gonna miss significant time, Josefson has to be the guy to replace him.  I do believe the Janssen honeymoon has run out.  Time for Tedenby.  I do wonder though if Janssen ignited this team.  I think we went 6-2-1 with him in the lineup.

 

If there was some tangible evidence (oh wait there isn't) to this he should be traded. Sell high.


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 03:15 PM

While I think Deboer runs a pretty progressive system, it's clear he believes there is a place in the league for goons (which there isnt).  He believes Janssen adds something on the ice and will keep him in over the likes of Josefson and Tedenby.  I don't think the latter has a positive impact, but at least he is capable of playing 10 minutes a night, something Janssen is not.  When Gionta went down, the Devils were shuffling 10 forwards for half of the game.  That is not acceptable against strong teams, on the road and when you are fatigued. Deboer needs to get Janssen out of there ASAP. It's becoming a bit of a joke


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 04:32 PM

Like I have been saying we need to give joe Whitney a shot. He's got 20 points in 19 games with Albany. We are starving for offense in the worst way, he can't be worse than Cam or Tedenby so with Gionta hurt - why not try it? We have a roster spot. Just give the guy a shot.

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Posted 24 November 2013 - 04:44 PM

Like I have been saying we need to give joe Whitney a shot. He's got 20 points in 19 games with Albany. We are starving for offense in the worst way, he can't be worse than Cam or Tedenby so with Gionta hurt - why not try it? We have a roster spot. Just give the guy a shot.
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Posted 24 November 2013 - 04:46 PM

Somewhat off topic, but it is related to the roster:

 

When is one of our younger players going to break out offensively? It's getting so frustrating that the team is relying on almost strictly its veterans and its defense to generate offense. It's amazing that we're nearly 25 games into the season, and Jaromir Jagr seems like the only forward who is consistently putting up points (Elias too, but he is obviously recovering from an injury).

 

Our team has a bunch of players who have shown offensive talent in Brunner, Loktionov, Henrique, Josefson, and Tedenby, but not a single one of them has shown up much this season. The best of the bunch is Henrique with 8 points over 23 games.

 

You could make the argument that PDB has given the best minutes to the veterans (top 2 lines are mostly older players), but other teams have had their third lines produce. I really wonder what's going on with these guys and whether it's the system that's holding them back.


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 10:31 PM

Brunner's confidence has disappeared and I don't know when it will come back.  Until then he just keeps making the wrong play.

 

Loktionov's on ice shooting percentage is super low - his line isn't getting the breaks.  I thought he was playing fairly well lately.

 

Tedenby isn't going to be an NHL scorer.


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Posted 24 November 2013 - 10:34 PM

I'm seriously concerned about Brunner.  

I'm not that worried about Ryder actually.  He's getting his chances.  Eventually they start going in for him.  

Loktionov has been playing well imo.  Sure he may not be producing, but he's skating hard and doing some good things.


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